Children’s Poetry

Since it began in 1995 Eurochild has published the work of thousands of young poets and artists from all over Europe in the Eurochild Anthology of Poetry and Art. Participating countries down through the years have included France, Spain, Italy, Hungary, Croatia, Albania, Romania, Malta, Portugal, Poland, Lithuania, Czech Republic, Ukraine, Martinique, Guadeloupe, Finland, Slovenia, Belarus, West Bank and, of course, Ireland!

The Competition

Poetry submissions are invited from children from anywhere in the world, on any subject and in whatever language they choose. Download an entry form here.

Check out some of the poems that we have received by clicking on our Poetry Archive.

Take a look at some film poems made by children in Cork during animation workshops with  Jane Lee.